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Dewey Discoveries: 831

Es ist also Leben, alles, es ist der Erkenntnis Ton in den Sphären. Don’t you agree?

It’s time for another Dewey Discoveries, and this time we’re looking at 831: German Poetry. 1,066 more words


"Ma è gioia -vedrai- ciò che egli dà", la Voce di Rainer Maria Rilke

“Se in te semplicità non fosse, come
t’accadrebbe il miracolo
di questa notte lucente? Quel Dio,
vedi, che sopra i popoli tuonava

si fa mansueto e viene al mondo in te. 362 more words


A heaven is near

“A heaven is near that has not yet been reached, a hell is near that has not yet been forgotten.”

— Rainer Maria Rilke, Auguste Rodin


finding the one you love

If Only for Once

If only for once it were still.
If the not quite right and the why is
could be muted, and the neighbor’s laughter, 77 more words

Find out the reason that commands you to write; see whether it has spread its roots into the very depth of your heart; confess to yourself you would have to die if you were forbidden to write.
~Rainer Maria Rilke

Writing Quotes

Rilke [on love]

love is nothing but the urgent and blessed appeal for another person to be beautiful, abundant, great, intense, unforgettable; nothing but the surging commitment for him to amount to something.

Rainer Maria Rilke